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Climate scientists are using data from old whaling logs

Clip | 2m 42s

At the turn of the 20th century, a huge sheet of sea ice collapsed, trapping a group of 200 whalers against the coast of Alaska for a long, grueling winter. To keep sane against hunger, sickness, and hopelessness, they kept a weather diary to record

Aired: 11/07/16

Rating: NR

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